Wincanton has announced plans to trial a new fleet of remotely controlled trucks as part of a drive to lower emissions and fuel costs. The new trucks, which have been developed under the codename “Operation Biscuit”, will facilitate faster fulfilment of micro-deliveries, said Wincanton, as the reduced vehicle size enables them to move between larger road users in traffic. Wincanton said the 50 vehicles the trial will begin with will be controlled by an “advanced remote control system” at its […]
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Wincanton is to oversee Wickes’s HIAB subcontractor network across London in a deal which sees the logistics firm take on the management of six separate sub-contractors. […]